Wednesday April 16th 2014

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Patio season: 57 outdoor decks to drink in the sun

Patio season: 57 outdoor decks to drink in the sun

Eat/Drink,Eat/drink guides,Outdoors,The List

Feel that? It's called the sun. It's nice, isn't it? Take advantage of the rays and warm weather and have your drink outside on one of the sweet decks at these Maine bars and restaurants, because cocktails always taste better outside:[...]

Did prohibition start because of a monkey fight in Maine?

Did prohibition start because of a monkey fight in Maine?

From the archives,Happy Hour,Just Funny

Neal Dow rallied against alcohol and got Maine to pass the first prohibition statute. But 40 years before that, Neal Dow was 7 years old and hanging out by a barber shop of Fore Street in Portland...[...]

Tidal Roots ready to make Eliot the paddleboard capital of New England

Tidal Roots ready to make Eliot the paddleboard capital of New England

News,Outdoors

Tidal Roots plans to make 10-, 11- and 12-foot paddleboards (although they said if Shaquille O’Neal calls them, they will make him a longer one) for recreational users.[...]

22 grown-up things to learn this spring: clamming, burlesque, archery

22 grown-up things to learn this spring: clamming, burlesque, archery

Do this,Do This Cheap,Guides

Learning isn't just for babies. If you find yourself thinking, "I've always wanted to ____, but I don't know how" we're here to help. Beekeeping? Paddle boarding? How about burlesque? Whatever your dream, there are a lot of cheap classes and workshops in Maine this spring. Here are our top picks:[...]

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